Department of Art Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Wendy Red Star

[ February 8, 2018; 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ] Lawrence Hall, 177
1190 Franklin Boulevard, Eugene, OR
Wendy Red Star: “A Selection of Works”

Artist Wendy Red Star will present a chronological look at major past works starting in 2006 to 2017. Red Star works across disciplines to explore the intersections of Native American ideologies and colonialist structures, both historically and in contemporary society. Raised on the […]

Kristin Yarris talks about her new book on UO Today

Article Text from Around the O:
The most recent UO Today episode features Kristin Yarris, assistant professor of international studies and the director of the new UO global health minor.
Yarris talked about her experience in 2004 going to rural Nicaraguan communities translating for medical doctors. She repeatedly heard the phrase “I’m thinking too much,” which, after […]

Veterans Speak: Identity, Community, Resistance Disruption

[ January 24, 2018; 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ] 145 Straub Hall
1451 Onyx St.
UO campus

Veterans Speak: Identity, Community, Resistance Disruption

Please join us on January 24 (5:30-8:30 pm) in 145 Straub Hall on the University of Oregon Campus for the screening of A Soldier’s Home by U.S. Army veteran and UO doctoral candidate (SOJC) Andrew McLaughlin and Grounds for Resistance by Lisa Gilman, professor of […]

Allyship Symposium for UO Students: “What’s Up With Whiteness?”

[ January 20, 2018; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] January 20, 10-4pm
UO Campus Location given upon registration
https://tinyurl.com/WOC18

This event is the allyship track for the Women of Color Symposium. It is open to any student interested in examining white identity.

Allyship Symposium: “What’s Up With Whiteness?”

Hosted by the Coalition on Engagement and Allyship

Conversations about race and systemic injustice are increasingly a part of day-to-day dialogue in […]

PSU’s 15th Annual NEW Leadership Oregon (NLO) Program

[ February 21, 2018; ] The Center for Women’s Leadership at Portland State University would like to invite the women of your community and school to apply for our 15th Annual NEW Leadership Oregon (NLO) Program!

Thank you so much for encouraging women students in your life to lead. We know that women often don’t self-select into leadership, so having teachers […]

OHC Clark Lecture: Robin Wall Kimmerer

[ March 13, 2018; 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. ] UO campus

See Oregon Humanities Center website for full information at: http://ohc.uoregon.edu/kimmerer.html

2017-18 Clark Lecture, Oregon Humanities Center

Robin Wall Kimmerer is the director, Center for Native Peoples and the Environment. Her latest book “Braiding Sweetgrass: indigenous wisdom, scientific knowledge and the teachings of plants” was released in 2013 and was awarded the Sigurd Olson Nature Writing Award.